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Spotlight set: Currently displaying programmes that EIF includes within the set Improving interparental relationships

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4Rs2Ss

4Rs2Ss is targeted at families who have a child between 7 and 11 years old who are diagnosed with oppositional defiant disorder or conduct disorder. All children over six years of age in the family are invited to attend the programme.
  • Evidence rating: 2
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Primary school
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Children's centre or early-years setting
    Primary school
    Community centre
    In-patient health setting
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

Enhanced Triple P

Enhanced Triple P (Level 5) provides adjunctive interventions (alongside a Level 4 Triple P programme) to address family factors that may impact upon and complicate the task of parenting, such as parental mood and partner conflict.
  • Evidence rating: 3
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Toddlers
    Preschool
  • Delivery model: Individual
  • Main setting:
    Out-patient health setting
  • Other setting:
    Home
    Children's centre or early-years setting
    Primary school
    Community centre
    In-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

Family Check-up for Children

The Family Check-up (FCU) for Children is a strengths-based, family-centred intervention that motivates parents to use parenting practices to support child competence, mental health and risk reduction.
  • Evidence rating: 3+
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Toddlers
  • Delivery model: Individual
  • Main setting:
    Home
  • Other setting:
    Secondary school
    Community centre
    In-patient health setting
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

Family Foundations

Family Foundations (FF) is a group-based programme for couples expecting their first child, delivered any time during the mother’s pregnancy.
  • Evidence rating: 4
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing
    Enhancing school achievement & employment
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Perinatal
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Out-patient health setting
  • Other setting:
    Sixth-form or FE college
    Community centre
  • Classification:
    Universal

Incredible Years Preschool BASIC + ADVANCE Parent Training Curriculum

Incredible Years ADVANCE is an add-on programme to the Incredible Years Preschool BASIC and School Age BASIC programmes. It is designed to be delivered to families after they have received the BASIC programmes, particularly where child risk factors (oppositional or aggressive behaviours, ADHD, poor social skills or autism spectrum disorders) or parent risk factors (mental health problems, poor communication skills, social isolation, marital conflict or emotion regulation difficulties) are present.
  • Evidence rating: 3+
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Enhancing school achievement & employment
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Preschool
    Primary school
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Children's centre or early-years setting
    Primary school
    Community centre
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted indicated

Incredible Years School Age BASIC + ADVANCE Parent Training Curriculum

Incredible Years ADVANCE is an add-on programme to the Incredible Years Preschool BASIC and School Age BASIC programmes. It is designed to be delivered to families after they have received the BASIC programmes, particularly where child risk factors (oppositional or aggressive behaviours, ADHD, poor social skills or autism spectrum disorders) or parent risk factors (mental health problems, poor communication skills, social isolation, marital conflict or emotion regulation difficulties) are present.
  • Evidence rating: 2
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Primary school
    Preadolescents
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Children's centre or early-years setting
    Primary school
    Community centre
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

New Beginnings Programme for Divorced and Separating Families

New Beginnings Programme for Divorced and Separating Families (NBP) is a parenting programme. It is a targeted programme for children between the ages of 3 and 18. It is delivered in outpatient/health centre settings and aims to improve young people's internalising and externalising problems by teaching parents tools to increase positive family interactions, active listening skills, and effective discipline strategies to improve parent-child relationship quality. It also aims to teach anger management skills to reduce children's exposure to interparental conflict.
  • Evidence rating: 4
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
    Preventing risky sexual behaviour & teen pregnancy
  • UK provision: No
  • Age group:
    Preschool
    Primary school
    Preadolescents
    Adolescents
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Out-patient health setting
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

Parents Forever

Parents Forever is a divorce education programme. It is a targeted selected programme for divorced or separated parents (or parents in the process of divorce of separation) who have children between the ages of 0 and 18. The programme is delivered in a variety of settings, including community-based settings, and aims to mitigate adverse outcomes from divorce and separation on parents and their children. A version of the programme can also be delivered online.
  • Evidence rating: 2
  • Cost rating: 1
  • Child outcomes:
    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: No
  • Age group:
    Infants
    Toddlers
    Preschool
    Primary school
    Preadolescents
    Adolescents
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Community centre
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

Parents Plus Parenting when Separated

Parents Plus Parenting when Separated is a parenting programme. It is a targeted selective programme for children between the ages of 0 and 18 whose parents are preparing for, going through, or have gone through, a separation or divorce. It is delivered in a variety of settings including children’s centres or other early years setting, primary schools, secondary schools, community centres, outpatient/health centre and aims to improve mental health and wellbeing.
  • Evidence rating: 2+
  • Cost rating: 2
  • Child outcomes:
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Preschool
    Primary school
    Preadolescents
    Adolescents
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Children's centre or early-years setting
    Out-patient health setting
  • Other setting:
    Primary school
    Secondary school
    Community centre
  • Classification:
    Targeted selective

Schoolchildren and their Families

Schoolchildren and their Families (SAF) is delivered to couples specifically when their children are making the transition to school, and has been tested on a largely middle class, low risk sample.
  • Evidence rating: 3
  • Cost rating: NA
  • Child outcomes:
    Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing
    Enhancing school achievement & employment
    Preventing crime, violence and antisocial behaviour
  • UK provision: Yes
  • Age group:
    Preschool
  • Delivery model: Group
  • Main setting:
    Out-patient health setting
  • Other setting:
    Community centre
  • Classification:
    Universal